consulta

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See also: consultá and consultà

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian consulta and Spanish consulta, attested in English since the eighteenth century. Doublet of consult.

Noun[edit]

consulta (plural consultas)

  1. An official meeting or consultation.
    • 2009, Kara Zugman Dellacioppa, This Bridge Called Zapatismo, page 116:
      One method that has been carried out by the Zapatistas and by their sympathizers is the practice of consulta, referendum, and plebisite. [] A consulta has to do with voting, but it is voting that takes place alongside debate between different people.
  2. The meeting of a government council, especially of an Italian, Spanish, or Portuguese government or agency.
    • 1768, James Boswell, Boulton, James & T. O. McLoughlin, editors, An Account of Corsica, the Journal of a Tour to That Island, annotated edition of original by Boswell, published 2006, page 97:
      The magistrates of each province also send a procuratour to the general consulta; and when all the procuratours are assembled at Corte, [] may proceed to the election of the president and oratour of the general consulta.
  3. The minutes or report of such a government council.
    • 1824, Richard Raynal Keene, Letter of vindication to Colonel Munroe, President of the United States, page 55:
      the council of Indies sent [] their consulta relative to my colony. In this consulta, bearing the date of 26th November, 1819, his majesty was advised of the unanimous decision of the council, in favor of a grant to me in Mexico

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Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Deverbal of consultar.

Noun[edit]

consulta f (plural consultes)

  1. query, question
  2. consultation

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

consulta

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of consultar
  2. second-person singular imperative form of consultar

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɔ̃.syl.ta/
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

consulta

  1. third-person singular past historic of consulter

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /konˈsul.ta/
  • Rhymes: -ulta
  • Hyphenation: con‧sùl‧ta

Etymology 1[edit]

Deverbal of consultare.

Noun[edit]

consulta f (plural consulte)

  1. conference, consultation
  2. council
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

consulta

  1. inflection of consultare:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Further reading[edit]

  • consulta in Collins Italian-English Dictionary
  • consulta in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)
  • consulta in Aldo Gabrielli, Grandi Dizionario Italiano (Hoepli)
  • consulta in garzantilinguistica.it – Garzanti Linguistica, De Agostini Scuola Spa
  • consulta in Dizionario Italiano Olivetti, Olivetti Media Communication
  • consulta in sapere.it – De Agostini Editore
  • consulta in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

cōnsultā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of cōnsultō

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Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /kõˈsuw.tɐ/ [kõˈsuʊ̯.tɐ]
    • (Southern Brazil) IPA(key): /kõˈsuw.ta/ [kõˈsuʊ̯.ta]

  • Hyphenation: con‧sul‧ta

Etymology 1[edit]

Deverbal of consultar.

Noun[edit]

consulta f (plural consultas)

  1. consultation
  2. opinion

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

consulta

  1. inflection of consultar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French consulter, from Latin consultare.

Verb[edit]

a consulta (third-person singular present consultă, past participle consultat1st conj.

  1. to consult

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /konˈsulta/, [kõnˈsul̪.t̪a]

Etymology 1[edit]

Deverbal of consultar.

Noun[edit]

consulta f (plural consultas)

  1. consultation
  2. query, question
  3. surgery (doctor's consulting room)

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

consulta

  1. inflection of consultar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Further reading[edit]